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Local Offer Q&A 13

13. What specialist services and expertise are available at or accessed by the school?
At times it may be necessary to consult with outside agencies to receive more specialised expertise. The agencies used by the school include:

  • Educational Psychologists & EWDOs (Emotional Wellbeing Development Officers)

  • CAMHS (Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service)

  • MASH (Multi-agency Safeguarding Hub including Child Protection advisors & social workers)

  • Family support workers

  • Occupational Therapists & Physiotherapists.

  • School nursing team

  • Outreach teachers (Springwell, Vermont & Cedar special schools)

  • Specialist advisory teachers (Hearing, Visual and Physical Impairment)

  • Language support including Speech Therapists, SALSAs & bilingual assistants

  • Community policing team

  • EWO (Education Welfare Officer)

  • Voluntary services and charities e.g. NSPCC and young carers

Our work is enhanced by the provision outlined in Southampton’s Local offer which can be found through their website at